Rookie Year Reflection: The false assumption that we have it all figured out

My 22nd year was one of transformation, and I am still figuring it out. Taylor Swift said it best: "We are happy, free, confused and lonely at the same time." Hell yeah we are, honey. I have had extremely happy moments and extremely lonely moments. I have never felt more freedom in my life to … Continue reading Rookie Year Reflection: The false assumption that we have it all figured out

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Feet tender from the cobble stones, Legs tired from walking miles a day, Back sore from an overstuffed backpack. But a heart filled with adventure, A curiosity to discover new things, A mind full of beautiful places and interesting faces. New history and ways of life, Challenging me, pushing me To be a better version … Continue reading Light

The Importance (and necessity) of Self-Care

As some of you may know, I was not very kind to my body throughout college. Living on 4-5 hours of sleep a night juggling school, extracurricular activities, a part-time job, working out and partying all weekend. Senior year was difficult. I struggled to stay healthy and keep my immune system strong. I spent nearly … Continue reading The Importance (and necessity) of Self-Care

Social Media: The Silent Killer to Meaningful Connections

I have a love-hate relationship with social media. Not really love-hate, but more of an internal struggle of social need vs personal disinterest. Now before I delve into my personal view of social media, I will say that I understand why people like it and that it serves as a platform to stay in touch … Continue reading Social Media: The Silent Killer to Meaningful Connections